Make a Paper Doll’s House – Free Printable

Fold a paper house from one sheet of paper with this free printable template and some easy instructions

There is nothing we like more than turning a fun paper project into a fun printable project. My big kids have caught the printable bug off me, so when they learned to fold a cute origami ‘doll’s house’ at school, they came home full of ideas for turning it into a printable. With a few […]

Pasta Drawing Prompts

Pasta Drawing Prompts - a fun drawing challenge! Download our free printable drawing prompts if you don't have any pasta on hand

Dark gloomy days call for crazy fun activities don’t you think? On the weekend we broke up the miserably grey days with a very silly pasta drawing prompt! Inspired by the Rockin’ Art Moms (a fabulous group of arty bloggers), who issued a macaroni challenge, I challenged my kids to use a variety of pasta […]

Best Friends Day

Host a 'Best Friends Day' with LEGO Friends and our easy ideas including a free printable Lego playmat

This post is sponsored by Lego Friends. Every now and then you just need to spend a day hanging out with your best friends, doing all the stuff you love. Every now and then your Mum turns into the coolest Mum ever when she organises a best friends day and sets up all kinds of […]

Post Office Play – Free Printable Play Set

Post Office Play - use out free printables to set up your own post office complete with stamps and personal letter boxes!

It’s so much fun to get a real letter in your letter box! My kids got a postcard from a relative the other day and that sparked lots of conversation about letters and how they get from one place to another. We chatted about stamps, and how some letters go by plane, and how our […]

20+ Geoboard Ideas, Activities and Free Printables.

Make your super simple Geoboard! Plus 20+ Geoboard ideas, activities and free printables so you'll never run out of geoboard ideas!

We call it ‘busy work’ at our house. Busy work – a fine motor activity that keeps little hands busy and little minds engaged. It’s one of the best ways to redirect wildness, and to focus on something a little calmer. It’s perfect for when you don’t have lots of time to start, or patience, […]

Sea Drawing Prompts

Sea drawing prompts - free printable!

If you follow me on instagram you probably already know that we are having a bit of a holiday in Tasmania! Tasmania is the island at the bottom of Australia and to get there were traveled overnight on a ship! The kids were super excited about this big adventure. None of us have ever been […]

Beautiful Bugs Playdough Mats – Free Printable.

Beautiful Bugs! Free printable play dough mats

“Don’t you think we need some new playdough mats?” It seems Noah can only go a month or two before he starts nagging me for a new set of playdough mats. Nothing like having a four year old to make sure you don’t slack off on your blogging duties! We discussed some ideas and options […]

Easy Sensory Play – Shaving Cream and Bubble Wrap

It might look messy but this is one of the quickest, and easiest, sensory play set ups you'll ever try!

Do your kids LOVE sensory play? Do they love squishing their hands through something gooey and slippery and slimy? Sensory play is so good for our kids, but sometimes it seems like such a huge, messy, time consuming production, that we just can’t face it, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Here is […]